Trypanosoma Cruzi - BMT Only


Sunquest Code:TCRUZI  
Epic Code:LAB3201Epic Name:Trypanosoma Cruzi
Synonyms:Chagas Testing; T. Cruzi
CPT Code:86753
Test Includes:For transplant patients only. BMT testing for Trypanosoma Cruzi (T. Cruz)
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to the reference laboratory Mon-Fri; results are reported within 2-4 days.


Collection Instructions

Specimen:Blood
Optimal Volume:7 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:5 mL
Container:Red (no gel) (Purple (EDTA))
Collection Instructions:Send to East Bank Core Lab immediately.
Causes for Rejection:Gel additive; processed specimen.


Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Do not process. Store in refrigerator.
Shipping Instructions:Ship whole blood in collection tube at refrigerated temperature.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (Memorial Blood Center)
Referral Lab number:na


Interpretive

Reference Range:By report.


Click HERE to Report test errors or omissions.
*If no email program is associated with this computer, please contact:
systemlabguide@fairview.org for TestID: 4333"